Too many horror stories begin with individuals charged with misdemeanors (or disorderly persons offenses in New Jersey) that on their face appear harmless. The problem is compounded when the prosecutor offers a PTC “plea to the charge” with no jail time and either a reasonable or nominal fine.
In the past year, landlords of rent stabilized units have been encountering a new “pro-active” arm of the Department of Housing and Community Renewal (“DHCR”). Calling itself the Tenant Protection Unit (“TPU”), this group has been actively auditing landlords that have increased rents between tenants after performing a renovation in a given unit.
Attorney Konstantine G. Paschalidis announces the opening of his new firm Paschalidis Law Offices. Paschalidis Law Offices will provide legal services to individuals, as well as a wide range of business and corporate clients. Specializing in non-compete and restrictive covenants, Paschalidis has experience in advising both employers and employees.